Posts Tagged: san diego

San Diego Real Estate Market is Cooking

What’s that smell wafting in the air? Could it be the scent of cinnamon, cedar, cookies or pies? Or is it change that’s in the air for you? Do the holidays have you reconsidering a change in home ownership? Over the past few years consumer confidence has been down. People, in many cases, went from… Read more »

San Diego Home Sales and Prices Up in October

The number of homes sold in San Diego County jumped by 31.3 percent in October, compared to the same month a year ago, while prices rose by 11.1 percent, a real estate information service has announced. A total of 3,622 homes changed hands in San Diego County last month, compared to 2,759 in October 2011,… Read more »

Gay Guide to San Diego

I was born and raised in San Diego. I’ve played tour guide to plenty of visitors and the more I learn about San Diego, the more I love it. The majority of the city is gay friendly, but like any city, the best part is the gayborhood. About three miles north of downtown sits San… Read more »

San Diego Housing Prices Rising

Housing prices are on the climb in the San Diego region, another indication of an improving local economy. The Greater San Diego Association of Realtors (SDAR) released the September 2012 housing statistics today, compiled from the Multiple Listing Service (MLS), and the fresh statistics show prices across San Diego County are climbing. In September, the… Read more »

San Diego Real Estate Market Booming

There is no exact timeframe or science to real estate cycles, but this alternation has been going on internationally ever since there were landowners. Today in San Diego and in most of the world, it is a buyer’s market. It has been a buyer’s market for four to five years, as prices have continued to… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Gretchen B. Pagnotta, San Diego

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. My 25+ years experience selling homes in North San Diego County allows me to provide a comprehensive Lifestyle Assessment when working with buyers and also when marketing a home…. Read more »

San Diego Home Sales Up in January

The number of homes sold in San Diego County increased 4.9 percent last month over January 2011, and the median price climbed by $1,000, La Jolla-based DataQuick announced last week. A total of 2,358 homes changed hands locally last month, compared to 2,248 in the same period last year, according to the real estate information… Read more »

CA: San Diego Economy Likely to Remain Weak Thru 2013

San Diego will see a period of slow growth as it continues rebuilding from the recession, with some positive signals in commercial real estate and Asian tourism, a panel from UCLA’s Anderson Forecast said Monday. Those experts predict the national economy will gradually rebound in mid-2012, expanding by a modest yearly pace of 2.5 percent… Read more »

Gay Realty Watch: San Diego, California

We continue our look into local real estate markets with large gay and lesbian communities. Today, sunny San Diego – from the Oh-So-Gay Hillcrest District to Little Italy and Old Town to Artsy Solana Beach.  Here’s what’s going on in San Diego real estate this month: REAL ESTATE: Key permit measure hits zero in October… Read more »